MTN Data 2 Share is a service that allows you to share data bundles, that you purchase, with other MTN customers. This service is only applicable to Prepaid and MyChoice customers.
*111*2#, select option ‘5‘ and follow the instructions.
Q: Who can register for the service?
All MTN prepaid and hybrid/MyChoice customers.
Q: How does the service work?
MTN Data 2 Share allows you to share your data bundle with another MTN number.
Q: How do I utilise the service?
*111*2# and then select the Data 2 Share option
Q: Is data share free?
A transaction fee of K0.22 only will apply when you transfer data to another MTN number.
Q: How much data can I share per transaction?
A maximum volume of 1024 MB (1GB) per transaction is transferrable
Q: Am I able to re-share the data that I have received?
You are not able to share received data, however you are still able to share data that you have purchased on your own.
Q: How many times can I share data?
You can share data up to five times per month.
Q: What happens if I have more than one data bundle?
You will receive a list of all the available bundles on the menu which will allow you to choose which bundle to share from.
Q: Am I able to receive data if I have more than one data bundle?
Yes, you will be able to receive and check the data balance on your number. The total available data will be displayed when you check your data balance.
Q: What is the validity of the bundle shared?
The received bundle is valid for seven days.
Q: Is there any difference between sharing a once-off and a recurring bundle?
Whether you receive data from a once-off or recurring data bundle, all data received becomes once-off on the recipient’s end.
Q: What content do I see in the sharing history?
In the history, you will see the transaction number, the mobile number and the date.